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Baton Rouge native Garrett Temple leading conversation on police brutality in Sacramento

Baton Rouge native Garrett Temple leading conversation on police brutality in Sacramento

The tragic events surrounding the death of Sacramento resident Stephon Clark has the spotlight on police brutality yet again. Protesters and activists have rallied against the slaying of another African-American male that has seemed to become the new normal in cities all across the country.

Baton Rouge native and Sacramento Kings guard Garrett Temple has been one of the more outspoken supporters of the protesters in the city of Sacramento. Garrett is an LSU alum and apart of LSU basketball royalty. During his time at LSU, he helped lead his team to the NCAA Final Four as a freshman. He also was a member of the Southeastern Conference championship teams in 2006 and 2009. Not only did he break records in his own right as a member of LSU basketball but his father was the first African-American player for the university. Garrett was recently interviewed by Vice to discuss his support of the protestors and how he uses his platform to spark change.
Check out his sit-down with Vice below:[embedyt] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3bYhitlPjFw[/embedyt]
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